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Prevalence of HSV-1/HSV-2 antibodies in HIV seropositive patients in Coventry, United Kingdom
  1. P S Allan,
  2. S Das
  1. Department of GU Medicine, Coventry and Warwickshire Hospital, Coventry CV1 4FH, UK;

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    The seroprevalence of herpes simplex virus (HSV) antibody among HIV patients within the United Kingdom is unknown. We therefore conducted a HSV seroprevalence study in HIV patients attending our genitourinary medicine clinic from January 2000 to December 2001. Our previous study1 revealed an overall prevalence of HSV-1 (60%), HSV-2 (20%), and both HSV-1 and HSV-2 (12%) among male and female …

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